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“Nessun Dorma”  By Marco Alfieri (from Eniday.com)

Posted: November 7, 2015 at 8:22 pm   /   Oil & Gas

“Nessun Dorma” By Marco Alfieri on October 5, 2015 Republished from Eniday.com (an Eni.com project) under Creative Commons License (CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IT) Like all great exploration discoveries also the Zohr discovery is full of surprises, the unexpected, intuitions, mistakes, skill, enthusiasm, and ups and downs in which the human element is as crucial as […]

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Eni starts new production from "near field" discoveries in the Nile Delta and the Western Desert

Posted: October 30, 2015 at 3:04 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni announces the success of the Nidoco North West 3 well drilling in the Nooros exploration prospect, located in the Abu Madi West license in the Nile Delta, which is estimated to contain about 15 billion standard cubic meters of gas. Eni announces the success of the “Nidoco North West 3” well drilling, appraisal of […]

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Eni announces details of North El Hammad and North Ras El Esh exploration license awards

Posted: October 12, 2015 at 3:21 pm   /   Oil & Gas

These two new concession agreements follow the recent award of the deep water Karawan and North Leil blocks, strengthening Eni’s presence in Egypt, a country of historic and strategic importance for the Company, and further relaunching its exploration activities after the recent and important successes of Nidoco NW and Zohr. Eni has been awarded with […]

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Eni's CEO and Egyptian MOP sign update to Head of Agreement signed last March

Posted: July 24, 2015 at 7:12 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni’s CEO Claudio Descalzi and the Egyptian Minister of Petroleum Sherif Ismail sign an update to the Head of Agreement signed last March in Sharm el-Sheikh. The Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Sherif Ismail, and Eni’s CEO, Claudio Descalzi, in the presence of the Prime Minister of Egypt, Ibrahim Mahlab, and the Italian […]

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Eni: important gas discovery in the Egyptian Nile Delta

Posted: July 20, 2015 at 7:41 pm   /   Oil & Gas

This discovery is the result of the new Eni’s strategy to re-focus its activity on near field and incremental exploration opportunities with high potential value, which allow in case of success their quick exploitation through the already existing and synergic nearby infrastructures. Eni has made an important gas discovery in the Nooros exploration prospect, located […]

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Dana Gas commences drilling campaign in Egypt

Posted: June 9, 2015 at 9:24 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Dana Gas confirmed that it has commenced drilling the Balsam-2 development well in the Balsam Development lease onshore Nile delta. The Balsam-2 well is being drilled with the 2000 HP Egyptian Drilling Company’s Rig #48 and targets the Qawasim formation at a depth of 3200 m. A slanted and fully cored pilot hole will be […]

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Dana Gas signs participation agreement with BP in Egypt

Posted: June 3, 2015 at 7:51 pm   /   Oil & Gas

– Dana Gas concludes agreement with BP for drilling an exploration well in El Matariya Onshore Concession (Block 3) – Dana Gas to be carried for the exploration well costs – The exploration well expected to spud 1H 2016 Dana Gas, the Middle East’s leading regional private sector natural gas company, is pleased to confirm […]

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Egypt signs exploration deal with Italy's Eni worth $2 billion

Posted: June 2, 2015 at 2:14 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt’s Petroleum Ministry said on Monday it had signed an energy exploration deal with Italy’s Eni worth $2 billion following an MOU signed in March during the Egyptian Economic Development Conference (EEDC). The deal paves the way for the modification of some previous deals between the ministry and Eni that include gas price adjustments, the […]

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